Lundin drills latest target offshore Malaysia

Offshore staff

STOCKHOLM, Sweden – The jackup West Prospero has spudded the Imbok-1 exploration well for Lundin Petroleum in blocks SB307 and SB308 offshore East Malaysia.

Imbok is a shallow-water prospect east and south of two large offshore producing fields.

The well, which will target hydrocarbons in Miocene aged sands, has a planned TD of roughly 1,700 m (5,577 ft) below mean sea level.

Drilling is expected to last around 30 days.

Lundin’s partner is Petronas Carigali.


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